Five Of the Very Best Jazz-Rock Bands
“Marrying the adventurous, highly-skilled attributes of jazz to the irresistible beat and swagger of rock, they created unforgettable music.”
The 10 Best Jazz Albums You May Have Missed
While jazz fans are all in on Coltrane and Miles, there are some choice albums that are a little under the radar.
Miles Davis: Still Cool As Ever
Miles Davis broke a lot of rules — and took jazz to the next level. A recent documentary explores his genius as well as the demons that haunted him.
Six Ingredients for the “Perfect” Hit Song
The perfect hit song is equal parts magic, timing — and more than a few scientific ingredients. We break it down (to the degree that it can be).
“She’s So Heavy” at 50: From Billy Preston to Blac Rabbit
“She’s So Heavy” is given lots of kudos for helping craft prog-rock. But Billy Preston — and multiple black artists — found (and further built) the gospel groove beneath.